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A note on the Griesmer bound

Baumert, L. D. and McEliece, R. J. (1973) A note on the Griesmer bound. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, 19 (1). pp. 134-135. ISSN 0018-9448.

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Griesmer's lower bound for the word length n of a linear code of dimension k and minimum distance d is shown to be sharp for fixed k, when d is sufficiently large. For k ≤ 6 and all d the minimum word length is determined.

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Additional Information:© Copyright 1973 IEEE. Reprinted with permission. Manuscript received April 10, 1972. This research was supported by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration under Contract NAS 7-100.
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